Wisconsin Democratic Party Chair Gets The Job Done – Mark Brewer, Not So Much

Today, Mike Tait, chair of the Wisconsin Democratic Party announced that Wisconsin has collected over 500,000 signatures for the recall of Governor Scott Walker. Wisconsin is well on its way to an election to toss Scott Walker out of office. As a member of the Democratic Party, I wonder why won’t Mark Brewer, Chair of […]

The People’s News 7/18/11

Here are today's top stories – MLive: Column: Michigan's sweeping tax changes affect just about everyone, but maybe not equitably – That's not likely to console a taxpaying couple making $55,000 who will lose their homestead credit, deductions for their two kids and will pay a higher tax rate in the future than under the […]

Special Veterans Event + The People’s News 6/27

Happy Monday, Michigan! It's a beautiful day, but unfortunately we can't say the same thing for what's brewing inside of our State Capitol. While politicians continue pass legislation hurting our working men and women, including our veterans, tomorrow we'll be honoring Michigan's veterans in a special event with Army veteran and Congressman John Dingell at […]

Governor Snyder Explains “Shared Sacrifice”

I really don’t understand his answer and what he means by “shared sacrifice.” It seems to me the Governor doesn’t really understand the concept of shared sacrifice, unless he means sharing between old people and poor people. Certainly wealthy people in Michigan are not sharing in the sacrifice. They are benefiting from the sacrifice of […]

Rep. Al Pscholka Pulls out of Blossomtime Parade

The following statement was postedn on Rep. Al Pscholka’s Facebook page. He thinks it isn’t tasteful to protest at the Blossomtime Parade. State Rep. Al Pscholka today made the following full statement with regard to protests that are scheduled to take place at the upcoming Blossomtime Parade in St. Joseph and Benton Harbor: “When I […]